William and Jeanette DuPree, Union, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, April 20, 2018. They were united in marriage April 20, 1968, at St. Anthony Padua Catholic Church in St. Louis.

Ryan and Carli (Matthews) Doepke, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Naomi Jane Doepke. Born Dec. 7, 2017, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, she weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.

Duane and Paula Lammert, Union, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Jo Lammert, to Nicholas Joseph Gross, son of John and Karen Gross, Washington.

Andrew and Michelle (Kuchs) Patke, Labadie, announce the birth of a son, August David Patke. Born March 22, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.

Corrie (Woolley) and Quinton Hamilton, St. Louis, announce the birth of a son, Maxwell Gavin Hamilton. Born March 16, 2018, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, he weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces.

Tammy Raby and Raleigh Jackson, Springfield, announce the engagement of their daughter, Layne Jackson, to Anthony Barnhart, son of Andy and Mary Barnhart, New Haven.

Seth and Tricia Holm announce the birth of a daughter, Val Mae Reese Holm. Born March 23, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 21.5 inches long.

Robert and Meagan (Lee) Robins, St. Clair, announce the birth of a son, Theoden Ronan Beckett Robins. Born March 2, 2018, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, he weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces.

Mason Peeler and Tierra Schlitt, Hermann, announce the birth of a firstborn son, Malakai Alexander Peeler. Born March 23, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Chesterfield, he weighed 9.3 pounds and was 22 inches long.

George Matthew Morris was born to George and Stephanie Morris Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 3:07 p.m. at Mercy Hospital Washington. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are George and Vannessa Morris and Allen Bush.

Kristopher Green and Alyssa Dean, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Teagan Everleigh Green. Born March 7, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 20 inches long.

Erin Elizabeth Howard and Andrew Michael Schoenekase, both of Labadie, were united in marriage Sept. 30, 2017, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington. Pastor Mark Bangert officiated at the ceremony.

Jamie Allen and Wade Horina, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Cali Anna Marie Allen. Born Feb. 20, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces.

Stephen Dowil and Dr. Rebecca (Tague) Dowil, Urbandale, Iowa, announce the birth of a daughter, Melanie Ruth Dowil. Born Jan. 11, 2018, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa, she weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces.

Andrew and Melissa (Laramore) Hendrix, Rolla, announce the birth of a daughter, Lydia Grace Hendrix. Lydia was born Feb. 10, 2018, at Phelps County Medical Center, Rolla. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Brian and Suzanne Loepker, Beaufort, announce the birth of a daughter, Caroline Lorraine Loepker. Born Jan. 5, 2018, at Saint Anthony’s Hospital, St. Louis, she weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces.

Garrett and Jill (Hoying) Searcy, West Chester, Ohio, announce the birth of a daughter, Pearl Elizabeth. Born Feb. 21, 2018, at Bethesda North Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, she weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces.

Jon and Julie (Bleckman) Ballmann, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Jonathan Michael Ballmann Jr., “Jack.” Born Dec. 27, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces.

Chelsea Lynn Iffrig and Christopher Rolando Jimenez were united in marriage Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Immaculate Conception Church, Union. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Joseph Post.

Jane Walde Klein and Brian Klein, Mount Vernon, Ill., announce the birth of a daughter, Eloise Kennedy Klein. Born Jan. 30, 2018, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, she weighed 8 pounds.

Emily Moore, Lake Sherwood, and Timothy Reel, Augusta, announce the birth of a son, Jamison Walter Moore. Born Nov. 22, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces.

Jacob and Jackie (Broeker) Wesselschmidt, New Haven, announce the birth of a daughter, Mabel James Kathleen Wesselschmidt. Born Jan. 3, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces.

Adam and Kinsey (Meyer) Brinker, Bland, announce the birth of a daughter, Ellie Isidor Brinker. Born Jan. 12, 2018, in Rolla, she weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces.

Brad and Ashley McCarthy, Union, announce the birth of a daughter, Hailey Lynn McCarthy. Born Jan. 11, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces.

Mollie Allison Ulsas and Philip Andrew Landwehr were united in marriage Nov. 4, 2017, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Washington. The Rev. Dr. Mark Bangert officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.

Nathan and Kate (Mantle) Nold, Kansas City, announce the birth of a daughter, Elliot Jane Nold. Born Dec. 7, 2017, at Saint Luke’s South Hospital, Overland Park, Kan., she weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces.

Jasmine Denise Roy, New Haven, and Brandon Joseph Patton, St. Louis, announce their engagement.

Jesse and Ashli (White) Hofstetter, Pacific, announce the birth of a daughter, Aubree Elizabeth Hofstetter. Born Sept. 10, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 7 pounds and was 20 inches long.

Michael and Theresa Kopp, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tiffany Kopp, Washington, to Anthony Swoboda, Villa Ridge, son of Martin and Donna Swoboda, Villa Ridge.

Scott and Carlie Isaak, Hermann, announce the birth of a daughter, Ellie Leora Isaak. Born Jan. 11, 2018, she weighed 9 pounds and was 21 1/2 inches long.

Ricardo and Sara (Hernandez) Neira, Keller, Texas, announce the birth of a son, Sebastian Thomas Neira. Born Nov. 5, 2017, at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas, he weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces.

Matthew and Heather Mueller, Villa Ridge, announce the engagement of their daughter, Claire Elizabeth Mueller, Virginia Beach, Va., to Joshua Thomas Carter, Virginia Beach, Va., son of Pamela Duncan and Thomas Carter, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

Annette Garth, Washington, and Stephen Garth, Eureka, announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra Frances Garth, Washington, to Brandon Lee Korman, Rhineland, son of Candice Starke and Brian Korman, both of Hermann.

James and Alicia (Breitenbach) Warden, Washington, announce the birth of twin daughters, Savannah Grace and Rylie Elizabeth Warden. Born Dec. 27, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, they weighed 5.9 and 4.3 pounds.

David and Marcia (Freese) Coulter, Wildwood, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 22, 2017, with an open house at their daughter and son-in-law’s home in Wildwood.

Katie Lynn Nadler, Augusta, and Levi Jerome Gildehaus, Washington, were united in marriage Sept. 23, 2017, at Femme Osage United Church of Christ, Augusta. The Rev. Carleton Norton officiated at the 1 p.m. ceremony.

Dale and Jennifer Kissinger, Union, announce the birth of their son, Elias Stanley Kissinger. Born Nov. 17, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long.

Andy and Katie (Schweissguth) Aholt, Dutzow, announce the birth of a son, Ethan Andrew Aholt. Born Dec. 25, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces.

Ronald and Carolyn Bierbaum, Augusta, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Bierbaum, Augusta, to David Reckert, Defiance, son of Dave Reckert, Defiance, and the late Tracy Reckert.

Evelyn (Dee) Rusu and Samuel Rusu, Washington announce the birth of a daughter, Ava Grace Rusu. Born Nov. 30, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce.

Elizabeth and Robert B. Friedel, Union, announce the birth of a son, Blake Edward Friedel. Born Nov. 13, 2017, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, he weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 21.25 inches long.

Nick and Jordan (Dyson) Biermann, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Delaney Noelle Biermann. Born Nov. 28, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Danielle Mooney and William Strohmeier, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Ava Rose Strohmeier. Born Dec. 11, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 10 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Lois and Tom Martin, Washington, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married Dec. 27, 1952, at St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church in Richmond Heights with Father Frieberger officiating.

Dr. Michael and Linda Radetic, Washington, and Daniel and Michele Roewe, New Haven, announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Roewe, Washington, to Chris Redell, Washington, son of Lisa Redell, Washington, and late Larry Redell.

Michael and Beth (Unnerstall) Hellebusch, Marthasville, announce the birth of daughter, Addie Mae Hellebusch. Born Dec. 11, 2017, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Danielle Getsee and David Willey were united in marriage Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at St. Francis Borgia Church in Washington, with Father Kevin Schmittgens presiding over the ceremony.

Linda Saunders and Dan Nieder, both of Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kyla Nieder, Washington, to Justin Grahl, Washington, son of Don and Donna Grahl, Washington.

Chris Rampani and Liz Donovan, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Lucas Bryan Rampani. Born Dec. 11, 2017, at St. Clare Health Center, Fenton, he weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces.

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